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Creator Role

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Description

The carte de visite features a seated portrait of Edward D. Baker, Union Colonel.

Contributor

Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams

Approximate Creation Date

n.d.

Measurement

4 X 2 3/8 inches

Materials and Techniques Display

paper (fiber product); albumen process

Inscription

verso, inscribed at top: Col Baker / Edward Dickinson Baker / (1811-61) / Colonel 71st Penn. / Commanded 3, Stones div. / Potomac / when killed at Bulls Bluff verso, backmark: W. L. GERMON'S / ATELIER, / 702 Chestnut St. / Philada. verso, inscribed below backmark: [$20.00] verso, inscribed at bottom left: 1192

Creation Location

Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)

Work Type

albumen prints ; cartes-de-visite (card photographs)

Class

Article

Rights

Copyright protected by Mississippi State University Libraries. Use of materials from this collection beyond the exceptions provided for in the Fair Use and Educational Use clauses of the U.S. Copyright Law may violate federal law. Permission to publish or reproduce is required.

ID

937

Digital ID

FVW_00937

Current Location

Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)

Repository

Mississippi State University Libraries.

Digital Publisher

Mississippi State University Libraries (electronic version).

Contact Information

For more information about the contents of this collection, email sp_coll@library.msstate.edu.

Seated Portrait of Edward D. Baker

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